What to do in Vigo

Vigo is a city in northern Spain that is perfect for backpack tourism. You can do a bit of everything here: discover ancient trails along the coast, experience the night-life, attend an improvised live concert, chat with the locals in typical taverns, and enjoy the atmosphere of the morning markets...

There are infinite plans for backpackers in Vigo, but to make sure you have a small selection of the best options available, we have a list of suggestions that will allow you to make the most of your days in Vigo. Get to know its customs and discover the authentic treasures that will go unnoticed by others.

What to do in Vigo: Plans for backpackers

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Recreate the Reconquest of Vigo

The city’s Old Town travels back in time to the 19th century...

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Experience Vigo during its Great Week

Vigo’s Great Week is the largest traditional festival in Vigo...

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Stay the night in the Cíes Islands

The only way to camp in the Cíes is to book one of the 800 spots in the...

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A route through forests and among mills and hermitages

The Eifonso river PR-G5 route is a short nature trail...

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Climb onto Vigo’s roof

The Galiñeiro Mountain PR-G1 route is one of the most interesting...

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